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Marco Polo Guide: Dubai

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Dimensions: L: 10.67cm x W: 1.78cm x H: 18.8cm

Product Code: 9783829706582

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Marco Polo Dubai: theTravel Guide with Insider Tips As recently as the 1960s Dubai was a relatively insignificant Bedouinsettlement, but thanks to oil it is now a global city of superlatives: theworld's tallest building, its second-largest shopping mall, and an enormousartificial waterfront. Marco Polo will see you safely to all the attractions ofthe city, the second largest of the Emirates. Alongside the new, modern Dubaiyou'll find plenty of the original town in the traditional bazaars, the souksor in the Dubai Museum. The most important Highlights tell you what youabsolutely shouldn't miss, as well as what to do on days when it is too hotoutside. Insider Tips suggest some novel experiences to be had off the beaten touristtrack, such as a visit to the weekend open-air market in the hip district ofDubai Marina or a ride on the Dubai monorail which guarantees the best views ofthe Hotel Atlantis. Panels in each chapter propose things to do if you're on atight budget and where to pick up some real bargains. To prevent any blunders, the Dos & Don'ts chapter spells out things youneed to be aware of and avoid.The Best Of pages highlight some unique aspectsof Dubai, places you can visit for free, as well as oases of calm where you cansit back and relax. Marco Polo Dubai provides comprehensive coverage of the city. To help you findyour way around there's a detailed street atlas inside, a folding city map inthe backcover, plus a handy pull-out map. A must-have for all travellers,including those who haven't bought a travel guide in the past. Discover excellent hotels, numerous recommendations for places to eat anddrink, tips on shopping, what to do with children and how to get by on alimited budget, plus information on festivals and events. Also contains: thePerfect Day, Travel Tips, Links, Blogs, Apps & more, and a comprehensiveindex.

Book Title Marco Polo Guide: Dubai
ISBN 9783829706582
By Author(s) Marco Polo
Publisher Marco Polo
Pages 144
Format Paperback
Dimensions 10.67cm x 1.78cm x 18.8cm
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